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Custom Chrome European Bike Show Winners

Tuesday, April 5, 2011
The Championship Class winner  Son of a Gun
The winner of Custom Chrome's 2011 European Bike Show, Son of a Gun by Lamb Engineering, LTD., out of the UK.
Stargate by Garage 65 out of Italy took second place in the Championship Class.
Stargate by Garage 65 out of Italy took second place in the Championship Class.
Union by Abnormal Cycles
Union by Abnormal Cycles won the Modified Harley Class.
The winner of the RevTech Powered Class  Prometheus by Motorvisionen.
The winner of the RevTech Powered Class, Prometheus by Motorvisionen.
Custom Chrome recently held its European Dealer Show in conjunction with the European leg of its International Bike Show Series at Phönix-Hall, in Mainz, Germany. It was Custom Chrome Europe’s lucky 13th year conducting its show and dealers, custom bike builders and motorcycle enthusiasts from around Europe made the trek to enjoy another spectacular weekend in Mainz. The show attracted over 100 of the finest European custom motorcycles to compete in the prestigious event in the Championship, Modified Harley, RevTech Performance and Jammer Old School Classes. There was also a People’s Choice winner in addition to Special and Magazine Awards.

The winner of the Championship Class was Larry Houghton of Lamb Engineering, LTD., out of the United Kingdom for its custom BSA called “Son of a Gun.” Houghton was able to hold off defending champion Garage 65 out of Italy and its entry called Stargate. This was no easy feat considering Garage 65’s Stargate recently won The Verona Motor Bike Show. But Lamb Engineering’s clean interpretation of a modern café racer powered by a big BSA Single was hard to beat.

Here’s a list of winners in the major categories:
Championship Class –
1. Son of a Gun – Lamb Engineering, LTD.
2. Stargate – Garage 65
3. Pura Vision 2011 – Wildstyle

Jammer Old School Class –
1. Union – Abnormal Cycles
2. Springer Revival – School Bar Atelier
3. Triumph TMT – TMT Moto

RevTech Powered Class –
1. Prometheus – Motorvisionen
2. Billy Bob – Christoph Madaus
3. 5 Years – Custom-Wolf

Modified Harley Class –
1. Union – Abnormal Cycles
2. Speedfreak – Thunderbike
3. XLST 3 – Shaw Harley-Davidson

Special Awards –
1. Best Bagger – Coffee Shop/Classic Cycles
2. Styling & Finish – Madame Guzzi/Adam Nestor
3. Fine Technic – Snow Racer/Ehinger Kraftrad
4. Innovation – 199 R = 199 KG!!/Asso Special Bike Mario Colombo

Public Choice –
Voted by Visitors – V-Rocker /Bike Project 
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